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The Literacy Advocate

161 EpisodesProduced by Timmy BauerWebsite

New episodes every Monday and FridayAll episodes are based off the question: "What's a commonly held belief in Literacy Education you passionately disagree with?"More than 60 percent of all prison inmates are functionally illiterate.One child in four grows up not knowing how to read.43% of adults at… read more

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#Parent Animated Kids Books that You Can Stream w/ Vooks

Many parents are looking for a safe alternative for their kids’ screen time. Children’s apps are over “gamified” or full of ads. Youtube can take you down an inappropriate path quick.

There’s no one solving this issue better than Marshall Bex and Russel Hirtzel of Vooks.

Vooks is an online streaming service filled exclusively with animated versions of well-loved children’s books. 30 titles on the platform currently, with 60 more being added this month.

Publishers are starting to notice what sets Vooks apart. Scholastic, DK, and Chronicle have all signed deals to get their books animated for kids to enjoy. Small creators looking to get their start are seizing the opportunity as well and the traction is growing.

If you’re a parent of an elementary age child looking for good content for your kids, this episode is for you.

If you’re an author, illustrator, or publisher you’ll want hear this as well. This platform may be the best opportunity for you.

If you prefer to read:

Check out Vooks:

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